Airports

Zaragoza turns to nextgen Frequentis VCS

February 16, 2012 0

Frequentis and INSTER have installed an innovative IP-based backup system for the voice communication system (VCS) at Zaragoza Airport in Spain. The integrated, yet self-contained, backup application uses proven components within a completely new system […]

Avionics

FAA approves ARINC's HFDL for datalink

February 13, 2012 0

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has prepared the way for data link Air Traffic Control (ATC) communications over the global High Frequency Data Link (HFDL) network of ARINC. The technology is known as FOH, […]

Avionics

Universal partners with ATI on FANS training

February 4, 2012 0

Universal Avionics Systems Corporation has partnered with Air Training International Ltd. (ATI) to provide Future Air Navigation System (FANS) operational training for UniLink® UL-800/801 Airborne Datalink System. Universal Avionics has committed to provide guidance for […]

Airports

FABEC arrival management messaging implemented

February 3, 2012 0

After a one-week trial period Air Traffic Control the Netherlands (LVNL) and the Maastricht Upper Area Control Centre (MUAC) implemented the Arrival Management Message – AMA, an extension of LVNL’s Arrival Manager into MUAC’s Upper […]

Airports

LVNL launches Arrival Management Messaging

February 1, 2012 0

After a one-week trial period Air Traffic Control the Netherlands (LVNL) and the Maastricht Upper Area Control Centre (MUAC) implemented the Arrival Management Message – AMA, an extension of LVNL’s Arrival Manager into MUAC’s Upper […]

Avionics

Inmarsat begins SwiftBroadband safety service implementation

January 30, 2012 0

Global mobile satellite communications services business Inmarsat has awarded a contract to the Systems Engineering Division (SED) of Calian Technologies to develop an ACARS Ground Gateway, a key component of its new SwiftBroadband Safety Service […]

Airports

Brazilian airports to use Ricochet's technology

January 23, 2012 0

Recording and replay technology, Ricochet AS, will supply recording systems to ten airports in Brazil. The company will deliver their state-of-the-art solution to Infraero’s sites throughout the country. This is the second installation in Brazil […]

Avionics

ARINC and Airtel deploy next-generation routers

January 16, 2012 0

Together with its technology partner Airtel ATN of Dublin, Ireland, ARINC has upgraded the router technology in its ATN/VDLM2 air/ground network in Europe, which ARINC first installed in 2003. Newly enhanced ATN routers are now […]

Communications

FAA data contract attracts three bidders

January 11, 2012 0

Defense contractors ITT Exelis, Harris Corp and Lockheed Martin Corp are vying for a contract expected to be awarded in June to build a data communications system for the Federal Aviation Administration´s NextGen programme, according […]

Avionics

ITT Exelis announces bid for FAA’s NextGen DataComms

January 9, 2012 0

ITT Exelis has announced its pursuit team for the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration’s (FAA) Data Communications Integrated Services (DCIS) contract. DCIS is the second major step in building NextGen, the FAA’s comprehensive, long-term plan to […]